*Got this in an email today, I wanted to pass it along, please do the same

 

Cowtown Guitars teams up with Title I Hope and It’s Sugar to collect food & hygiene products for homless kids.

Monday July 11, 2011 — At one Valley Elementary School, the homeless rate is up to 85 percent.  A national CBS News story recently exposed the impact that homelessness has on students at this Las Vegas school.  Title I Hope and It’s Sugar in conjunction with Cowtown Guitars and other local business’ aim to ease the burden living in cars & weekly hotels has on children with a charity drive for Food, Hygiene products and Clothing.

Starting today donations can be dropped off at Cowtown Guitars – 2797 S. Maryland pkwy Ste. 14  Las Vegas,  NV  89109 (for a complete list of drop off locations please see the below).  If you bring your donations directly to Cowtown Guitars you will be entered in a drawing to receive a FREE Gift box including BRAND NEW Strings, Tuner, Accessories pack, Guitar Polish, String winder, Picks, Mike Caddy and MORE!

Small or Large, we’ll take it all.  Here is a handy list of suggested items from Title I Hope:  Soap, Deodorant, Toilet Paper, Shampoo/Conditioner, Combs/Brushes, Toothbrushes, Toothpaste, Floss, Washcloths, Lotion, Lip Balm, Laundry Detergent or Food items like: Fruit Snacks, Pop-tarts, Fruit Cups, Small box cereal, Granola, Cereal Bars, Top Ramen, Juice Boxes, Pudding Cups or Cookies.

The number of homeless children in our community is nearing 6,000 kids.  Help is needed now more than ever.  Your small donation can mean a lot in the life of one needy child.  Please consider helping out.  Your donations are always welcome, but you can find the drop box and drawing entry forms at Cowtown Guitars now through August 15th, 2011.

Please help us spread the word any way that you can.  If you have additional questions or concerns please contact Roxie Amoroso at Cowtown Guitars.

Call us at (702) 866-2600
or visit us (with donation in hand) at:

Cowtown Guitars
2797 S. Maryland Pkwy Ste. 14
Las Vegas NV  89109

http://www.cowtownguitars.com

Additional Locations include:  It’s Sugar-Town Square, Outback Steakhouse-Sunset/Green Valley, E-String – Sunset/Valley Verde, Last Chance Tattoo – Rainbow/Flamingo, Jagged Edge Salon-Lake Mead/I-95.